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The Village of Coldwater had a population of 4,614 as of July 1, 2017. Coldwater ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Ohio. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Coldwater is located at latitude 40.4827 and longitude -84.6314 in Mercer County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Coldwater (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.92 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Mercer County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 909 feet.

The Village of Coldwater (GNIS ID: 2398595) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Coldwater is located within Township of Butler, a minor civil division (MCD) of Mercer County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Coldwater population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Coldwater: Buzzards Glory, Cold Water, Franktown.

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Coldwater, OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,614
Daytime Population: Workers 2,840
Daytime Population: Residents 2,211
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,051
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.09
Population in Households 4,506
Population in Familes 3,839
Population in Group Qrtrs 108
Population Density2 2,399
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $55,389
Average Household Income $66,783
Per Capita Income $26,201


Total Housing Units 1,895 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,376 (72.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 446 (23.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 73 ( 3.9%)
Median Home Value $144,437
Average Home Value $181,009


Total Households 1,822
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 1,255
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.57% 0.51%
Households 0.75% 0.64%
Families 0.9% 0.52%
Median Household Income   1.74%
Per Capita Income   3.09%

Coldwater, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Coldwater to the other 1,215 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 303 75th
Population Density # 167 86th
Diversity Index # 1068 12th
Median Household Income # 451 63rd
Per Capita Income # 500 59th

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